Welcome to Berkeley City Ballet

A community non-profit for 49 years.

Established in 1974 as a non-profit, Berkeley City Ballet remains a consistent and enduring part of the city of Berkeley. Berkeley City Ballet is committed to the mission of bringing cultural enrichment, as well as an awareness and appreciation for the art of dance, to the diverse East Bay.


Registration for Session 3 (January 15-March 23) is open now!


We offer classes for dancers ages 4 and up! Learn more about our classes here and attend a free trial class anytime.

Beginner/Intermediate Adult Ballet Series with Frances Lai Baca
Tuesdays 6:00-7:30pm
Enroll early to ensure a spot in the class! 


Information for Current Families
2023-24 Calendar
Nutcracker Rehearsal Schedule


Nutcracker Tickets SOLD OUT! Information here.


BCB appreciates your patronage!
As a small, local, non-profit of 49 years, we rely heavily on your support to continue to be able to offer classes and employ teachers. BCB can't do this without you! Help keep BCB dancing by enrolling in classes and/or donating to our school here.
We look forward to dancing with you!


"Berkeley City Ballet is the best school to learn real ballet. It is the most thorough and consistent ballet program in the East Bay."
Ballet Parent


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